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CBS
Sep 7, 2010 5:30pm PDT
? >> it can. if we can get it passed quickly. >> reporter: economist ellen zentner says it could provide a critical boost to a fragile economy. >> right now business investment spending is accounting for about 7-10% of economic growth. that's not chump change. >> reporter: even conservative economists embraced the idea. >> he should have proposed this right at the very beginning. >> reporter: kevin hassett of the american enterprise institute says the incentives could add as much as 10% to equipment spending, or about $100 billion. more importantly, he says, it could change the national mood. >> i think at some point americans are going to finally say that the worst is behind us and that we're ready to boom again and this is the kind of proposal that could change the psychology and create the positive momentum we need to really get out of this malaise. >> reporter: the white house says the final cost of the incentives would be about $30 billion. the administration is also proposing a permanent extension of the research and development tax credit. katie? >> couric: all right. anthony maso
NBC
Sep 8, 2010 6:00am PDT
of the state supreme court today. he ellen, what are you doing? just brewing up some dunkin' donuts coffee -- want some? [ whoosh! ] i'd love some. one taste, and you'll understand. delicious dunkin' donuts coffee. pick some up where you buy groceries. america runs on dunkin'. >>> a late-night vote saves three schools in contra costra county. coming up, we'll tell you where the money might come from and why one council member has some concerns about the whole thing. that story, straight ahead. >>> plus, new details just out this morning on the worst environmental disaster in our nation's history. we'll show you who bp says is to blame. >>> and an early on for the metering lights at the bay bridge causes ripple effects around the bay as i follow yet another cig alert, also in the east bay. i'll show you what to avoid and where to go, coming up. >>> good morning. thanks for joining us. i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> and i'm garvin thomas, in for brent cannon. rob's got a look at today's cool forecast. and by cool, i mean, not warm. >> november-like outside. right now, our main concern this morn
CNN
Sep 8, 2010 6:00am EDT
, that's halliburton doing the seem ellening. are they pointing a finger at halliburton here? >> that's a clear finger being pointed on halliburton on that. i haven't been able to read into it far enough to find out where the decision was made to allow them to go ahead with that system. and, you know, the -- nitrogen apparently was not effective as they thought it would be. they think that the nitrogen sort of broke out or pocketed and created gaps in the cement. >> we heard in the days after the explosion about a pressure test that's showed anomalies. a pressure test was accepted. the well integrity was not established blaming both bp and pointing the finger at transocean. transocean being the people of the rig, people being contacted to drill the well. more shared blame in that instance. >> right. yeah. in that instance, again, the company man, the person representing bp usually has the ultimate decision in that although someone from transocean, if they suspect something is wrong, they certainly have the right to speak up and contradict the company man. >> i have only had a chance t
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